Found June 19, 2012 on The Bull Gator:
Sports have their way of making us extremely overjoyed, or equally sad. Unfortunately, we are sad more often than not. Disagree? Then tell me how you think New England Patriots fans felt after the 2007 NFL season. 18 moments of happiness; one of pure, utter, stomach-punching heartbreak. Think those 18 wins made up for that one loss? They didn’t. Not even close. It doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy good seasons or even great ones that don’t ultimately end in a championship, but it does mean that without reaching that ultimate goal, something is missing. Something very, very big is missing. The Florida Gators just completed a good baseball season. 2010 was similar. So was 2009. Because they weren’t as good as they could have been though, many of us are disappointed. Frustrated that it’s over. Sad that a championship won’t be coming to Gainesville. This is an odd feeling for me when it comes to baseball and one I don’t normally experience. It can all be explained with reasonable ease: I’m no...
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